Looking for a way to be in a community? Here is your chance! Being part of the parade and share your message with those who attend. Parades are a great way to for people to see you and learn that you business services their community. They are also fairly inexpensive to participate.
The City of Lake Dallas is hosting their Mardi Gras Parade and Float Contest. The deadline to register is February 1, 2018. The date of the parade is February 13, 2018, from 5:30 pm til done. The entry fee is $10 for a float, vehicle or motorcycle. Walking and Equestrian is a $5 fee.
There is a float contest and they will be judging by the following criteria:
- Presentation (beauty and creativity)
- Workmanship (detail and design)
- Theme (represents the spirit of Mardi Gras)
They will be awarding 3 prizes for the floats
- Grand Prize for Overall $100 and a trophy
- Runner Up for Overall $75 and a trophy
- 3rd Place for Overall $50 and a trophy
Winners will be announced at City Hall around 6:30 pm at the Main Stage.
You are allowed to share aka throw beads, masks, cups, frisbees or other small toys. This is one of the reason parades can be a great way to get your message out to the community.
If you are interested in participating, please contact City Hall at 940-467-2226 or visit www.LakeDallas.com to learn more or to register. We have also included the entry form here as well for you. Have a great time!